This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
OVER COMPTON OVER COMPTON VILLAGE ST 51 NE 4/100 Lower Farmhoue and attached garden walls 11.7.51 II Detached farmhouse. Dated P and E A 1665. Dated over front door: Istas Aedes Restituit Refecit J.R.P.G. A.S. MDCCCXCII (1892). Repair. Caused dressed stone walls. Slate roofs with stone gable-copings and moulded kneelers. Ashlar stone stacks at gable ends. Parallel ranges. Two storeys.
3 windows, 3-light hollow-chamfered stone mullions, 2-light over front door.
Straight dripstones over. Iron casements with rectangular leaded lights.
North end wall has small single light iron casements with lead lights. Wood lintels over. Front door at centre, with straight-chamfered jambs and depressed- arch head. Door has a panelled bottom, and glazed top half, C19. Attached front garden walls: rubble-stone with ashlar coping stones, ramped to front entrance. (RCHM, Dorset I, p 104(7)).
Listing NGR: ST5874617041
© Mr Brian Haigh. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Haigh, Brian
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Ashlar, Rubble, Slate, Stone, Stuart Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building